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Optimal Trajectory Shaping and Fuzing for Munitions

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
79271
Program Year/Program:
2006 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
F061-133-2595
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2006
Title: Optimal Trajectory Shaping and Fuzing for Munitions
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: FA8651-06-M-0179
Award Amount: $99,590.00
 

Abstract:

Mustang Technology Group, LP is proposing a Phase I SBIR study that will improve the lethality of future munitions, such as the Small Diameter Bomb (SDB), by offering a tightly coupled guidance and fuzing algorithm set using information about the weapon, target, and vulnerability of the target. The algorithm set features the use of weapon approach angles to optimize lethality, real-time methods for optimal trajectory shaping, and real-time methods for computing sub-optimal approaches that are still lethal if the weapon is kinematically limited. The algorithm set will improve weapon performance by optimizing lethality instead of focusing on minimizing miss distance.

Principal Investigator:

David Boroson
Program Manager
9723964422
dave.boroson@mustangtechnology.com

Business Contact:

Kent Lowder
President
9723964446
kent.lowder@mustangtechnology.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

MUSTANG TECHNOLOGY GROUP, L.P.
400 W. Bethany, Suite 110 Allen, TX 75013

EIN/Tax ID: 752816638
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No